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Vela Branca Grand Hotel

Rua Dr. Antonio Ricaldi 177 | Cidade Histórica, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45810-000, Brazil
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Ranked #22 of 54 Hotels in Porto Seguro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

The location is stunning as you are on a hill overlooking Porto Seguro and up the beautiful coastline. The grounds are spacious and well-maintained. The room was spacious too, and clean and modern. Breakfast was exactly what you would expect. They had free computers for use if yopu did not have a laptop with you. It is walking distance from... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

We stayed at Vela Branca for the family wedding of very good friends. That seemed to go well and so I will start with the good stuff: The ocean views are fantastic, our room was large and had the best sea view - and was furthest from the music at the bar. The gardens are beautiful and well-maintained. The pool... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2010

I stayed in Vela Branca with a friend in May/2008 and our welcoming couldn't have gone worse: a brazilian guy was complaining he had been stolen while in the room. "I hope it won't happen to us", I thought. But in fact it did. Two days later my shaving machine was gone from where I left it, to be returned... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2005

We Just got back from Brazil and we stayed at this hotel for 4 nights. The hotel is located above the town and the view of the ocean is unbelievable. It was a 15 minute walk to the beach, but the views of the beach during the day, and the city at night were worth it. The restaurant in the... More 

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